Installing Win-App-development gives Net Framework wrong version error


  • I'm currently using Win-8 Rel Preview 8400 (Yes, I know I'll somehow have to bite the bullet before month's end!) and thought I'd get into developing a Windows App.

    So I got as far as

    The .Net Framework installed on this machine does not meet the minimum required version: 4.5.50709.     in Windows  Express 2012.

    What next?  I tried to find out my Net.framework version by looking in the list of programs. It ain't there.

    I tried to find it by using in the IE address-bar:  javascript:alert(navigator.userAgent)  but this just gave me a Bing search for it.

    Help!  I want to develop an app quickly before my 8400 runs out of time!

    Do I need an even NEWER version of Net framework now?  My Win-Update is run faithfully every few days.

    - aqk

    Friday, January 11, 2013 9:57 PM


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